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CMD to Host Industry Professionals for 30th Annual CanaData Construction Industry Conference

September 22, 2015

Senior editor of the Atlantic joins economic experts in Toronto on September 24

CMD proudly announces the 30th annual CanaData Construction Industry Forecasts Conference, recognized as the premier construction economic event for top industry professionals across Canada. Designed to provide insight into the outlook for Canada’s construction industry, the conference takes place at the elegant Liberty Grand in downtown Toronto on September 24, 2015.

Uniting business leadership with high-profile, engaging speakers, the CanaData Construction Industry Forecasts Conference features discussions on residential, retail and commercial outlooks, with special emphasis on upcoming trends, infrastructure needs, commodities and technology.

“This year’s CanaData Conference is an opportunity for all involved in construction to find out what is currently affecting our industry, as well as trends, forecasts and economic factors shaping our upcoming season,” stated Mark Casaletto, Vice President and General Manager, CMD Group Canada. “Many of the industry’s best look forward to this event every year.”

The one-day event features keynote speaker David Frum, Senior Editor at the Atlantic, who shares his expertise on the changing relationship and dynamic between Canada and the United States.

The line-up also includes the following speakers:

  • Warren Jestin, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist, Scotiabank
  • Michael Atkinson, President, Canadian Construction Association
  • Beverly Allen, Publisher & Owner, Hardlines Information Network
  • Patricia Mohr, Vice President, Economics and Commodity Market Specialist, Scotiabank
  • Peter Norman, Chief Economist and General Manager, Altus
  • Alex Carrick, Chief Economist, CanaData

“The CanaData Forecasts Conference is a must-attend conference for all individuals interested in future prospects for construction investment within Canada,” stated Alex Carrick.

The event is open to the public. To reserve a seat for the event or learn more about the CanaData Construction Industry Forecasts Conference, visit the conference website at

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